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Imaging modalities and transvenous lead extraction

A talk with Dr. Rob Schaller about ICE and imaging modalities for transvenous lead extraction. Dr. Bruce Wilkoff and Dr. Tom Callahan sit down with Dr. Rob Schaller, Director of Device and Lead Extraction at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.

MRI, CIED and Lead Management

MRI is often a necessary diagnostic test for patients with cardiac implantable electronic devices (CIED) but challenging due to patient safety concerns and poor image […]

Device Infections: Case Study Review and Implications

A case is presented followed by the importance of timely CIED infection identification, and management, brought to you by the CIED Infection Initiative.

Management of Penicillin Allergy and CIED Procedures

Penicillin allergy is very challenging for CIED clinicians when managing both prophylaxis and/or treatment of infections. Drs. Callahan and Wilkoff are joined by Dr. Paul […]


Studies have shown that hematoma increases risk of infection and other complications of device implantation.  Drs. Callahan and Wilkoff discuss the importance of hematoma identification, […]